May 2022 Bulletin Available Now

The UFAWU-Unifor May 2022 bulletin is now available. This month's bulletin includes information on the Union's May 2022 Meeting Tour, as well as an informative piece on the threat of pinnipeds written…

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May 2022 All Fishermen’s Meeting Tour

UFAWU-Unifor is excited to announce an upcoming meeting and dock tour which will cover many areas in and around Vancouver, Sunshine Coast, Vancouver Island, and Bella Bella. The Tour This…

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UFAWU-Unifor Statement On The Herring Fishery

For the past five years, misinformation surrounding the Herring fishery has been publicly circulated — much of it calling for a moratorium on the entire fishery.  This year, when the…

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Union Welcomes Area A Crab As First Member Association

UFAWU-Unifor is very happy to welcome the Area A Crab Association as its first Member Association.   The Dungeness crab fishery is one of the most valuable fisheries in the…

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UFAWU-Unifor Holds Pender Harbour All Fishermen’s Meeting

Yesterday, UFAWU-Unifor held an All Fishermen's Meeting in Pender Harbour, Madeira Park, BC. The meeting was open to both members and non-members of UFAWU-Unifor. The meeting focused on recent Federal…

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Pender Harbour All Fishermen’s Meeting — April 5, 2022

UFAWU-Unifor will hold an All Fishermen’s Meeting on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, starting at 2:00 PM. The meeting will be held in Madeira Park, Pender Harbour on the Sunshine Coast at the Royal…

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BC Crab Harvesters Need Your Help!

DFO plans to reallocate 50% of the inside commercial crab fishery in Crab Area E and 25% of the outside crab fishery to the five Nuu-cha-nulth Nations on April 1.…

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Harvesters Speak Out About the Need to Save B.C. Salmon

UFAWU-Unifor, in collaboration with a number of harvesters and commercial fishing organizations, has released a video on the impact that the Pacific Salmon Strategy Initiative (PSSI) has had on harvesters…

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